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Our FrancisFrancis espresso machine, started tripping the circuit since we moved from london to singapore. Is it a problem with the machine or the machine is incompatible with the Singapore's electric config?

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  • asterok17 Aug 23, 2010

    Thank you espressonist, I will check all of them

  • asterok17 Aug 23, 2010

    Thank you espressonist, I will check all of them

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The electricity power is the same as UK 230V and 50 HZ even with same plug shape.
The tripping of the curcuit braker is due to a short in a power line inside the machine.
The most posible part is the heating element and second athe solenoid valve. Last with less posibility is the vibarating pump.
The only way to identify is to open the top of the machine and by a use of leectrical tester you can mesure the above parts live lines if they have an earth contact and replace that part.
Give emphasi to the boiler element.
Good luck

Posted on Aug 23, 2010

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